Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:07:23 -0500

Barbie turns 60 at New York Toy Fair
Mattel showcases its best toys before New York Toy Fair as its shares drop on sales forecast. Fred Katayama reports.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:53:34 -0500

Wall Street rallies on trade hopes
Wall Street rallied on Friday, with the Dow and the Nasdaq posting their eighth consecutive weekly gains as investors grew hopeful that the United States and China would hammer out an agreement resolving their trade war. Fred Katayama reports.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:50:36 -0500

Social media and 5G in focus at Mobile World Congress
Samsung Electronics has unveiled its flagship Galaxy S9 smartphone with an emphasis on visual applications for social media, hoping to attract tech-savvy young consumers to weather a market slowdown. But, as Ivor Bennett reports, from Barcelona, it` s got plenty of competition from others at the Mobile World Congress.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:03:15 -0500

Investors should beef up on defense stocks, says Dryden Penc
Pence Wealth Management's chief investment officer tells Reuters' Fred Katayama why he thinks the prospects are bright for Boeing, Lockheed Martin and BAE Systems.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:51:43 -0500

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom hint at engagement with ring picture
The 'Californian Gurls' singer and the 'Lord of the Rings' actor are seen showing off a ring in a photo posted on both their Instagram accounts, a day after Valentine's Day. Rough cut (no reporter narration).


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:47:44 -0500

Space junk-skewering harpoon tested in space
Newly-released footage shows a harpoon being fired at a target as scientists aim to clear earth` s orbit of debris. Rough cut - no reporter narration.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:43:30 -0500

3D-printing could create on-demand drugs, say scientists
Scientists at a British university are creating technology they say could one day allow people to print their own pills. Roselle Chen reports.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:30:22 -0500

Sustainable is the new sexy at New York Fashion week
Say farewell to 'fast fashion', the latest buzzword at New York Fashion week is sustainability. Havovi Cooper reports.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:07:01 -0500

U.S. may trim over 1,000 troops from Afghanistan: general
Even before any peace push-related drawdowns, the U.S. military is expected to trim troop levels in Afghanistan as part of an efficiency drive by the new commander, a U.S. general told Reuters on Friday, estimating the cuts may exceed 1,000 forces.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:05:56 -0500

Samsung bets big on Huawei's troubles
Samsung Electronics is pouring resources into its telecom network equipment business, aiming to capitalize on the security fears hobbling China's Huawei.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:05:33 -0500

A hard choice in the Arctic: mining or reindeer?
Norway has approved a controversial copper mine in its Arctic north, and the decision has environmentalists and the indigenous Sami people worried.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:05:10 -0500

RBS sounds alarm over Brexit
RBS earnings are on the up, but the bank is worried about the impact of a hard Brexit.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:05:03 -0500

Market jitters amid U.S.-China talks
Weak U.S. and Chinese economic data made for nervous markets on Friday, even as U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin declared two days of US/China trade talks 'positive'. As David Pollard reports, oil was one of the few assets to, briefly, shine.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:02:23 -0500

Australian leaders warned: act now to save koalas
The President of WWF International has warned Australian leaders that the nation's iconic marsupial, the koala, is at risk of extinction due to high rates of deforestation. Gracie Jerome reports.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:59:27 -0500

Trump waxes lyrical over coming legal battle
President Trump launched into a lengthy explanation of the legal challenges he expects over his national emergency order to fund his border wall. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:49:17 -0500

Breakingviews TV: Amaz-no
The $800 bln e-commerce company is scrapping plans to open a second headquarters in NYC after local opposition. Both look foolish, but neither loses. Amazon can still expand elsewhere and New York is still a hot spot for job growth, as Amanda Gomez explains.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:10:53 -0500

Reporter to Trump: "What do you base your facts on?"
President Trump spars with a reporter who presses him on his immigration facts after Trump declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:53:30 -0500

Trump declares national emergency over border wall
U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday declared a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border, a move that Democrats vowed to challenge as an unconstitutional attempt to fund his proposed border wall without approval from Congress. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:40:19 -0500

A hard choice in the Arctic: mining or reindeer?
Norway has approved a controversial copper mine in its Arctic north, and the decision has environmentalists and the indigenous Sami people worried. Julian Satterthwaite reports.


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:09:59 -0500

How Amazon scrapped its New York headquarters plans
Amazon says the decision came together in the last 48 hours. But as Fred Katayama reports, the decision was by some measures months in the making.